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Hotel Taypikala Cusco

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
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Ranked #39 of 145 Hotels in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel located within walking distance of Cusco's historic hub. Staff were the most attentive and helpful on my entire trip to Peru. Rooms modern and well furnished. Yes, you can hear noise at night, but if you choose to stay in the centre of a busy traveller city, that is pretty hard to avoid... Rooms are well-furnished, comfortable and clean.... More

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Calgary, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What seems like it could be a good promising hotel, turned out to have enough disappointments to make it worth it to look elsewhere. We arrived in a group of 15, and let's just put it this way - within half an hour of arriving, more then 8 people in our group requested to have their room changed. They first... More

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Good days, we are sorry that he has not liked the hotel and equally it upsets us that his comments do not adjust to the truth, the hotel never serves water of the faucet quite the water that is served to the guests is boiled water or jammed solid water, of equal way the elevator was not working because in... More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was very pleased with my stay here, I only wish I was there for more than one night ! Room was very nice and tidy. Bed was very comfortable and slept with ease. Staff were very helpful and were willing to go out the way to help you with your inquires. Location is good, about a 10 minute walk from... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hard to find a room this spacious for the money AND it has a clean modern tub for hot baths during those cold winter months. I was lucky to get a room with a view on the third floor. And the staff was always kind and helpful. However, In all honesty, there were big detractors. The ongoing construction... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Rooms are very nice and clean (maybe depend also from the rooms) most of staff ist very friendly! Wifi for this great hotel its a shame...its soooooo slow better nothing than that! Be also careful when you pay with card...they took the wrong exchange rate to get the price from booking.com in usd to soles! After information mo money back,... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
58 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Hotel Taypikala is located on a very narrow side street in the historic district of Cusco. The Plaza de Armas is about a 10-minute walk away from the hotel. The hotel is an oasis of calm if you are busy exploring ancient and sacred sites all day or shopping in the markets. The main craft market is just over two... More

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New York City, New York
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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Rooms are clean and tidy but no central heating -- you're going to have to use the provided space heater which takes awhile to heat up. That being said, it does keep the room warm. Lots of coca tea for altitude sickness and pretty good service. Although the location is near the Temple of the Sun it is a walk... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel twice as part of a G adventure trip. The first stay was not so great as we had a room at the front of the hotel. This made it very noisy. The second time round we had a room at the back and enjoyed two good nights of rest. On both visits hot water was... More

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Eindhoven, Netherlands
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147 reviews 147 reviews
33 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Hotel Taypikala is walking distance from the city center and Plaza de Armas. Hotel is located on a narrow sloping street where taxis can be difficult. The rooms are all very spacious. Breakfast buffet is very rich and tasty. Also possibility of a small bite. Staff is very friendly and helpful. You can sit inside at the reception and also... More

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Santiago, Chile
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

An average stay, typical shortcomings - no hot water in the evenings, internet spotty. However, located in quiet alley, yet close to main square. Breakfast had lots of options, coffee not so good. Hot tea with cocoa leaves to deal with altitude, oxygen as well.

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Address: Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Taypikala Cusco 3.5*
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